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Companies seeking to recover large sums through the civil courts could be charged up to £20,000 in fees under proposals put forward by the Ministry of Justice (MoJ). 06 Dec 2013
It would have been a "major setback" to the civil court costs reforms to overturn a High Court judgment preventing former Conservative chief whip Andrew Mitchell from claiming anything more than court fees in his legal action against The Sun, the Court of... 28 Nov 2013
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The Government's proposed new costs protections framework for those making defamation and privacy claims would lead to a "mountain of satellite litigation", an expert has warned. 14 Nov 2013
A legal expenses insurer cannot place any restrictions on a policyholder's right to choose his or her own lawyer in legal proceedings which are to be funded by that insurance, the EU's highest court has ruled. 14 Nov 2013
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